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Old 05-23-2013, 10:59 AM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

OK,(not that the Aussies didn't do it last week)

I will also take responsibility for taking this off the rails but I think we can stop talking about this now...

Temerarius said the most important thing... we are all entitled to our opinion but none of us are entitled to force that opinion on someone else.

Can we go back to compalining about the price increase on the Hemi or maybe is Happening the th GD CRD and the EPA?

This was all a little silly so I will be the first one to

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Old 05-23-2013, 11:10 AM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

Let's get back to the flipper glass. I use the flipper glass at least 4 times/day. It's super convenient for me so I'm bummed out about it. Does BMW have flipper glass? Maybe I'll buy that instead.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

From this point on, any comments that sound like they are from a 12 year old are prohibited in this thread. I just got done reading through 5 pages of complete nonsense. I don't want to do that again. Thanks
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Old 05-23-2013, 11:20 AM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

OK, I will bite, My ML Didn't have it, the Durango doesn't have it but my Envoy Denali did and yes. Two Dogs in the back all the time and I do miss it. I was a little disappointed when I seen that disappeared but everyone is dropping it and.....
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

My POS Toyota Matrix has this precious and highly-coveted flipper glass, for any of you guys who can't live without it and want to swap your new WK2 (SRT especially) for it.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

Never had flipper glass and was looking forward to it for:

Dogs in the back
Having a hitch haul or bike carrier on, can at least get to the back without unloading
Trailer hooked up (can probably get the hatch open but depends on the drop of the hitch)
In the garage (because the liftgate power opening does not have an adjustable stop.

Guess I won't miss what I've never had ...
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Old 05-23-2013, 12:20 PM
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Assuming I still buy the CRD if/when it is available, I figure I can just put the 2x4's on the roof rack since it won't have the flipper. Yes? No? A bit more of a hassle than throwing them in the back, but I really don't want to mess up my new Summit leather interior anyway...
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No flipper glass is probably my biggest gripe, followed by the poor airflow out of the backseat air vents.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

I've had flipper glass (or equivalent) my entire life -- at least one car had it, usually an SUV or station wagon. It's amazingly convenient.

So it is a huge insult to customers and damaging to Jeep's reputation to reduce the functionality of the vehicle. This has to be an attempt to cut costs and/or create a fake "new feature" for MY2015.

What's next -- get rid of roll-down windows?
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

I just want to say that I've never had flipper glass on any vehicle I've owned, and I'm not upset at all that it's not on my '14 JGC. We all have needs, that's just not one of mine.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing



'Nuff said.

Jeep is making a huge mistake.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

My last Jeep ('01 Cherokee Sport) had a one-piece gate w/o flipper glass as well. Maybe Jeep is trying to recreate the look and functionality of that vehicle, which was immensely popular. Did the GCs from that era have flipper glass?
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